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Church Warden (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Church Warden

A Sussex name for a shag, or cormorant, probably from its voracity.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Chunk * Church Work

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